Nayeon has launched her long-awaited solo “Pop!” and let’s simply say we now have formally been wowed. Prior to we commence mourning at simply the considered TWICE’s disbandment, let’s unpack now not best Nayeon’s adventure however TWICE’s legacy as a complete and if a solo occupation is in reality at the means.
From Nayeon’s “Pop!” to TWICE’s debut observe “Like Ooh-Ahh”, right here’s the whole lot you wish to have to grasp concerning the staff’s previous & long run and if they might ever pull a BTS hiatus on us (sure, we’re additionally wiping our tears).
Nayeon brings a cuteness overload in “Pop!”
The outfits, choreography, and melody in Nayeon’s solo debut all intensify the original taste & character of our cherished twenty-six-year-old singer. From the brightly coloured units to the vigorous and flirtatious lyrics, “Pop!” is an ideal summer time observe to mark the start of a a hit solo undertaking.
Nayeon makes her solo debut together with her colourful EP Im Nayeon. The eponymous challenge comprises the tracks “No Downside”, “Love Countdown”, “Candyfloss”, “All or Not anything”, “Glad Birthday to You”, and “Sundown”. The album additionally comprises options from artists like Stray Youngsters’ Felix (recognized for his insanely deep vocals) and Wonstein, who not too long ago featured within the solo observe “Love Concept” through NCT’s Taeyong.
Nayeon has even flexed her songwriting talents within the songs “Love Countdown” & “All Or Not anything”. In an interview with Vulture, Nayeon detailed her songwriting procedure. The TWICE member defined, “When I used to be writing the lyrics for this album, I used to be on excursion. So I wrote throughout flights from town to town or in lodge rooms, since I couldn’t in reality move out as a lot because of COVID.”
She added, “Writing the lyrics used to be essentially the most time-consuming paintings for this album. I feel as it’s nonetheless a difficult procedure for me, it’s recently somewhat extra annoying than stress-free. For ‘Love Countdown,’ I used to be advised a collection temper for the track and what it will have to be about, so I attempted to jot down in step with that. For ‘All or Not anything,’ I had extra freedom. Along with following the track’s vibe, I attempted to incorporate issues I sought after to mention.”
Will Nayeon move solo and depart TWICE in the back of?
In step with her Vulture interview, Nayeon’s now not even certain why she used to be given this chance within the first position. When she gained the inside track about her upcoming solo album, she used to be a bit at a loss for words. She detailed, “I’m now not certain of the precise explanation why the corporate determined that I will be the first solo.”
Nayeon persevered, “Even if I used to be given the chance, I feel that there might be extra alternatives at some point for the opposite participants to sing their own praises their particular person functions [as solo artists]. When the participants heard the inside track about my solo, all of them in reality congratulated me as though it used to be a TWICE album popping out. They depended on me so much and have been glad for me.”
Because of this, we will think that Nayeon has no present hobby in leaving TWICE for a solo occupation, however we will be expecting extra solo initiatives from different participants at some point.
TWICE’s reputation continues to bounce
TWICE is now the highest-selling Okay-pop woman staff of the previous decade, in step with South Korea’s Gaon Chart. The fan-favorite woman staff simply ended their excursion remaining month with two record-setting encore live shows in Los Angeles. TWICE could also be scheduled to unencumber a complete Eastern album in overdue July.
The upbeat staff is made up of 9 gifted participants: Nayeon, Jeongyeon, Momo, Sana, Jihyo, Mina, Dahyun, Chaeyoung, and Tzuyu. TWICE used to be shaped underneath the T.V. program 16 (2015) and debuted on October twentieth, 2015, with the EP The Tale Starts.
Two times first rose to nationwide reputation in 2016 with their unmarried “Cheer Up”, which charted at primary at the Gaon Virtual Chart, become the best-performing unmarried of the 12 months, and received “Track of the Yr” on the Melon Tune Awards & Mnet Asian Tune Awards.
Their subsequent unmarried, “TT”, from their 3rd EP Twicecoaster: Lane 1, crowned the Gaon charts for 4 consecutive weeks. Inside nineteen months in their debut, TWICE had already offered over 1.2 million devices in their 4 EPs and particular album. As of December 2020, the gang has offered over 10 million albums in South Korea & Japan, changing into the highest-selling Okay-Pop woman staff of all time.
From what we will see, Nayeon will proceed being a part of her group, and TWICE will proceed to best the Okay-pop charts. Which TWICE member do you need a solo album from subsequent? Tell us within the feedback beneath!